Pithoragarh

Met forecasts heavy rains in Uttarakhand in next 48 hours

Following this alert, the district administration has been asked to be vigilant and to ensure that people are relocated to safer places in areas adjacent to the rivers. 
 

Aug 26, 2017, 11:33 AM IST
MeT department issues heavy rainfall alert in Uttarakhand

MeT department issues heavy rainfall alert in Uttarakhand

The MeT department has predicted heavy rainfall in Uttarakhand for next 48 hours.

Jun 20, 2017, 10:49 AM IST
Now Uttarakhand farmers start protest, demand loan waiver after a cultivator commits suicide

Now Uttarakhand farmers start protest, demand loan waiver after a cultivator commits suicide

 SDM will conduct the inquiry to find if he had committed suicide due to bank loans and whether his crops have been covered under Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima yojana or not.

Jun 17, 2017, 18:34 PM IST
Heavy rainfall likely in Uttarakhand

Heavy rainfall likely in Uttarakhand

Alert for heavy to very heavy rains has been sounded for Uttarkashi, Bagheshwar, Nainital, Pithoragarh and Chamoli districts.

May 29, 2017, 09:06 AM IST

Rain, relief forecast in heat struck Uttarakhand

People in the hill state of Uttarakhand are set to beat the heat as the Met department on Tuesday has predicted moderate to heavy rains in the next 48-hours.

Apr 04, 2017, 12:45 PM IST
Indo-Nepal joint military exercise 'Surya Kiran-Xi' begins in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh

Indo-Nepal joint military exercise 'Surya Kiran-Xi' begins in Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh

A joint military exercise `Surya Kiran-Xi` between India and Nepal began in the Pithoragarh area of Uttarakhand on Tuesday.

Mar 07, 2017, 09:04 AM IST
Uttarakhand earthquake: No casualties, no major damage to property reported

Uttarakhand earthquake: No casualties, no major damage to property reported

The epicentre of the quake was Rudraprayag district in Uttarakhand.

Feb 07, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
Earthquake hits Pithoragarh; residents in shock

Earthquake hits Pithoragarh; residents in shock

Residents of Pithoragarh were left in shock after earthquake jolted the region on Monday night.

Feb 06, 2017, 22:54 PM IST
Heavy rains lash most parts of Uttarakhand, normal life hit

Heavy rains lash most parts of Uttarakhand, normal life hit

Heavy rains lashed most parts of Uttarakhand, affecting normal life and disrupting pilgrimage to Badrinath.

Jul 16, 2016, 14:27 PM IST

Rain alert issued in Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand government asked district authorities to take necessary precautions in the wake of MeT reports.

Jul 15, 2016, 15:13 PM IST
Fresh downpours trigger flash floods, landslides in Uttarakhand; 40 dead, 5000 stranded

Fresh downpours trigger flash floods, landslides in Uttarakhand; 40 dead, 5000 stranded

At least 40 people are feared dead following a fresh downpour that triggered flash floods and landslides in Uttarakhand, a state official said.

Jul 03, 2016, 17:41 PM IST
Cloudburst toll rises to 14 in Uttarakhand, many rivers in spate

Cloudburst toll rises to 14 in Uttarakhand, many rivers in spate

Ten rivers and rivulets were in spate across the state and traffic disrupted on several routes due to landslides.

Jul 02, 2016, 14:07 PM IST
Uttarakhand cloudburst: 14 bodies pulled out from villages

Uttarakhand cloudburst: 14 bodies pulled out from villages

As many as 39 people were feared dead on Friday following cloudbursts in six villages of Uttarakhand​'s Chamoli and Pithoragarh districts.

Jul 02, 2016, 10:05 AM IST

Uttarakhand cloudbursts: Rajnath Singh condoles loss of lives, assures Centre's assistance

Expressing profound grief over the loss of lives due heavy rains and cloudbursts in several districts of Uttarakhand, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday assured that several National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) teams have been rushed aid the state to tackle the calamity.

Jul 01, 2016, 15:18 PM IST

Uttarakhand: At least 8 dead in cloudburst at Chamoli

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Jul 01, 2016, 13:16 PM IST

Heavy rains hit Uttarakhand

The Yamunotri highway, near Kharadi, has been damaged leading to traffic being halted.
 

Jul 01, 2016, 09:01 AM IST

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Dec 15, 2015, 12:12 PM IST

Locals, security personnel using Nepalese SIM in Uttarakhand border areas

 Local residents and even security personnel are using Nepalese SIM cards in border areas as no state-owned or private telecom company from India is providing services there, raising security issues.

Oct 20, 2015, 12:23 PM IST

4.8 magnitude earthquake hits Pithoragarh, tremors felt in parts of Uttarakhand

Mild tremors were felt in parts of Uttarakhand on Tuesday afternoon.

Sep 29, 2015, 16:14 PM IST

Body of pilgrim who died in Tibet handed over to India

The body of a 54-year-old woman from Delhi, who died during a pilgrimage to Kailash-Mansarovar in the Tibet Autonomous Region of China, was handed over to Indian authorities early Monday morning.

Jun 29, 2015, 16:01 PM IST